Essay on Task 1 unit 5 sports coaching
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Describe P1 and Explain M1 four roles and four responsibilities of sports coaches, using examples of coaches from different sports.
P1 - Describe 4 roles and 4 responsibilities of sports coaches, using examples of coaches from different sports
M1 - Explain 4 roles and 4 responsibilities of sports coaches, using examples of coaches from different sports
The 4 roles of a sports coach I am going to talk about it are for them to be a motivator, an organiser, a mentor and a role model.
Motivator – a good motivator is someone who’s their who’s able to enthuse a team and who’s able to influence them to play their best. A motivator is there to drive their team to achieve their aims. Sports coaches are extrinsic motivators, extrinsic…show more content…
We all have a duty of care to everyone we come into contact with or have an effect on, this responsibility increases as we take on more responsible roles such as being a coach. Duty of Care is a legal commitment to being responsible.
First aid – All Coaches should hold an appropriate First Aid award to ensure they have the skills to appropriately treat an athlete if they are needed to. Coaches must ensure they have all your health records encase something were to happen e.g. if you had epilepsy and you suddenly began having a fit the coach would have to know what to do.
Keeping records – One of the responsibilities of the coach is to keep records. Whilst you may not be directly responsible for all of the following records, you may need to collect information about your participants, your sessions, safety, accidents, venues etc. Coaches also have a responsibility to the Data Protection Act (1998) that states only relevant and necessary information should be held, used only for the purposes stated, not kept for longer than required, secured in a safe place, disposed of securely, and not passed on without consent.
Insurance – If a coach fails to meet their duty of care and someone becomes injured or suffers loss or damage, they can make a claim against the coach. It is therefore vital that coaches have insurance to provide cover against claims. It is important that details of any known incidents or injuries that occur to students while being
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1 Assignment 1-Unit 5 Sports Coaching Hand in date ________
BTEC SPORT LEVEL 3 YEAR 13Assignment 1-Unit 5Sports CoachingHand in date ________
2 ScenarioYou aspire to be a sports coach at a professional club and must explore how coaches have used various roles, responsibilities, skills and techniques successfully. By gaining this key information you are able to lead a presentation to other aspiring coaches on the key aspects of effective coaching.
3 Task 1 – P1Research the roles performed by a successful coach (innovator, friend, manager, trainer, role-model, educator etc.)Create an observation checklist focussed on these roles and observe a coach/teacher.
4 Task 2 – P1/M1In groups discuss and make notes on the impact of these roles in lesson/session observed.Research the responsibilities of an effective coach and relate these to practical scenarios.
5 Task 3 – P1Create a code of conduct for a coach (legal obligations, child insurance, child protection, professional conduct, health and safety, equal opportunities, knowledge of the coaching environment.)
6 Task 4 – P2Research the skills required to be a successful coach (communication, organisation, analysing, problem solving, evaluating, time management etc)Create an observation checklist focussed on these skills and observe a coach/teacher.
7 Task 5 – P2/M2In groups discuss and make notes the impact of these skills in lesson/session observed.
8 Task 6 – P1/P2Create an informative leaflet that identifies 4 roles and responsibilities of coaches defining each one.State 3 skills required for a successful coach with examples from different sports.
9 Task 7 – M1/M2In addition to the requirements of P1 and P2, the informative leaflet must contain examples of at least 3 coaches from different sports explaining there use of roles, responsibilities and skills.
10 Task 8 – D1In addition to the requirements in P1, P2, M1 and M2 compare the roles, responsibilities and skills of the selected sports coaches. State which roles, responsibilities and skills they all use (similarities) and which roles, responsibilities and skills the individual coaches use (differences).
11 Task 9 - P3Research the techniques employed by a successful coach (observation analysis, performance profiling, fitness assessment, goal setting, simulation, modelling, effective demonstration, technical instruction, developing performer coaching diaries, adapting practices to meet individual needs, designing effective practice sessions.)
12 Task 10 – P3/M3/D2Guest lecturer with coaching experience/visit to professional club/coaching facility.
13 Task 11 – P3Produce a PowerPoint presentation to support informative leaflet that selects 3 techniques and their application in improving performance.
14 Task 12 – M3In addition to P3, give examples of coaches who use these techniques successfully.Also give examples of coaches who have used these techniques and failed to improve athlete’s performance.
15 Task 13 – D2In addition to P3 and M3, assess the strengths and weaknesses of each technique commenting on the reliability and validity of each one.